“Better than a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace. ”
I love words. I like the sound of them, I like to see them written down and I like to see them used by others in different ways and I just like playing with them.
Today, from somewhere in the back of this elderly brain, came the word Onomatopoeia. I am sure you know what it means but my dictionary defines it as – “The formation of words whose sound is imitative of the sound of the noise or action designated, such as hiss.”
So after playing around for a time I came up with this –
So what can you add? I am sure you can come up with many others. But it was an interesting way to spend an hour today.
Until tomorrow then.
- Shhh, Oxford! (fawny.org)
- They’re Only Words
- Its All English